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Villa Park Lions install president, honor members

Published: Monday, June 23, 2014 9:26 a.m. CDT
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Tom Cantlin is installed as the Villa Park Lions Club President by John Barsanti, Eastern Region Zone 2 chairman, while outgoing President Rich Hamlin looks on June 4 during the club's installation dinner at VFW Post 2801 in Villa Park. (Photo provided)
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Villa Park Lions Club member Roberta Lundquist is presented with the Melvin Jones Fellowship Award by outgoing President Rich Hamlin on June 4 during the club's installation dinner at VFW Post 2801 in Villa Park. (Photo provided)
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Villa Park Lions Club member Marty Dumycz (left) is presented with the Melvin Jones Fellowship Award by outgoing President Rich Hamlin on June 4 during the club's installation dinner at VFW Post 2801 in Villa Park. (Photo provided)

VILLA PARK – A new Villa Park Lions Club president is now in place after the club's installation dinner June 4 at the VFW Post 2801.

Tom Cantlin was installed as president by Eastern Region Zone 2 Chairman John Barsanti.

Lions members Roberta Lundquist and Marty Dumycz also were honored at the dinner. Outgoing President Rich Hamlin presented both women with the Melvin Jones Fellowship Award. The Fellowship Award is the organization's highest form of recognition and embodies humanitarian ideas consistent with the nature and purpose of Lionism, according to a Lions Club news release.

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